Passivhaus Manager

£45000 - £55000 per annum Benefits Salary is negotiable

Job description

We have a current opportunity for a Passivhaus Manager on a permanent basis. The position will be based in Dundee. For further information about this position please apply.

Are you interested in, Passivhaus Manager jobs or Passivhaus Champion jobs within the construction industry based in Tayside? You will have the opportunity to be working for a Tier 1 Contractor who has coverage across the UK.

Tier 1 contractor is looking for a Passivhaus Manager / Passivhause Champion to join their team - apply today!

Job Title: Passivhaus Manager / Champion

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Tayside

Industry: Construction

The organisation

In this Passivhaus Manager / Champion opportunity based in Tayside, you will have an excellent opportunity to join a Tier 1 contractor who has secure local work and a number of projects that require your skill set for large commercial and Education builds.

You will be working for an award-winning tier 1 contractor based in the Tayside area. They have an excellent reputation with a turnover in excess £700m. They strive to build a positive and lasting relationship within the communities they serve. This is reflected in the work they have done and repeated commitment they have had over the last fifty years. Project they are involved in include public and private sector customers. Their diverse portfolio reflects the expertise and capabilities that allows them to successfully deliver projects of all sizes and work across sectors including commercial, education, food and drink, health care, hospitality, PRS and student accommodation.

You'll join a business that thrives on achieving results and offers fantastic opportunities for career development.

Key responsibilities

  • Ensure Quality Control records are maintained on BIM360 relating to Passivhaus interfaces and construction.
  • Ensure the airtight line is constructed and maintained thorough the construction process, with documentation and records collated and held for presentation to the Passivhaus certifier.
  • Liaise with the Passivhaus certifier regularly during the project to ensure the required records are collated and accurate.
  • Maintain the Passivhaus evidence register document for the Passivhaus certifier.
  • Undertake periodic air tests on site to monitor compliance as the project progresses.
  • Deliver toolbox talks to all new starts on the project on building elements specific to their trade.
  • Review the buildability of the air barrier, wind barrier and insulation systems - this means reviewing the sequencing of the build process and considering where challenges may arise before they become an obstacle.
  • Undertake day to day site inspections of the work and instruct remediation as required. Taking photographs to prove Passivhaus compliance.
  • Ensure that only the specified materials are used in the construction, checking materials deliveries when they arrive on site.
  • Maintain a close working relationship with all internal and external parties, such as client representatives, design consultants, supply chain members and Local Authority bodies (Building Standards), specifically in relationship to Passivhaus detailing and quality control.
  • Input to the Project individual Roles, Responsibilities and Accountability (RASCI matrix)

Skills & experience

  • Valid CSCS card
  • Passivhaus In Practice Module 1
  • Passivhaus in Practice Module 2
  • AECB Carbon Lite Contractor Training Practical
  • Airtightness tester certified
  • High attention to detail
  • Logical, systematic, organised individual.
  • Certified Passivhaus designer/consultant (desirable)


You will have the opportunity to work with a well-established Tier 1 company who deliver projects all over the UK and are based locally in Tayside. They have a genuine interest in career progression and stability. Excellent Salary package DOE Company car or car allowance. Pension Holiday entitlement along with a range of other benefits.

If you are interested in the position of Passivhaus Manager in Tayside, please apply with your up-to-date CV. No cover letter is required.

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer. Job suitability is assessed on merit in accordance with the individual's skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.


Louise Rees
Senior Manager
Property & Construction Team
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